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Old 07-11-2012, 07:45 PM
lukeeesteve lukeeesteve is offline
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Originally Posted by TN_SUP View Post
I've experienced a similar issue with my X3 several times but without "acceleration". I'll come to a complete stop, foot only on the brake, only to have the car unexpectedly leap forward a foot or two requiring me to stomp it. I think it is due to applying just enough pressure to stop the car but not enough to hold it back. Now I brake firmly and it seems to prevent "slippage" from occuring. Still not sure if it is a change in idle or brake pressure that causes the unexpected surge. Definitely scared me at intersections.


Time for you to activate auto hold till it gets sorted out. A surge is scary....creeping forward is one thing. Surging is scary.
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